A Clearlake man found a human skull in his yard over the weekend, leading police to discover a body in a nearby wooded area.
The Santa Clara County medical examiner’s office identified the body as 54-year-old James Allan Collier, of Clearlake.
An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.1 rattled an area of Lake County north of Clear Lake, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
A 9-year-old autistic girl from San Francisco has been found dead in a creek after she went missing in Lake County.
The search for a 9-year-old autistic girl from San Francisco missing in Lake County continued until dark Tuesday.
Search teams from Sonoma, Napa and Marin counties were trying Monday to find a 9-year-old autistic girl who was last seen in her yard in Clearlake in Lake County on Sunday afternoon.
Santa Cruz County jail employees helped deliver a baby Monday when a woman who was being let out suddenly went into labor.
The “Walker” and “Wye” fires have burned 7,934 acres since they started around 4 p.m. Sunday. Full containment is expected by Monday.
Hundreds of evacuees have been allowed to return home as crews are continuing to make progress against a Lake County wildfire that has now grown to about 5 square miles.
Firefighters from across the Bay Area and California are in Lake County on Monday, where two separate grass fires continue to burn thousands of acres and threaten hundreds of homes, Cal Fire officials said.